IT employment goes up, mostly in services

Image courtesy of Shutterstock Though tech employment in the U.S. got off to a shaky start this year, it looks like it will finish the year up over 2011, Patrick Thibodeau reports in ComputerWorld.

Published on: November 8th, 2012 IT World Canada Staff

IT’s winning (and losing) job titles

Sure, there are still some Cobol systems on their last legs in the deep recesses of just about every large IT organization. But they are most assuredly on their way out -- as

Published on: December 22nd, 2011 Julia King


If you are using the buzzwords like “extensive experience,” “innovation” or “dynamic” in your resumes, perhaps you should stop. Those three resume clichés top the list of the most overused buzzwords among LinkedIn’s

Published on: December 14th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Career advice: Communicate for credibility

I'm one of many IT directors in my company. We've been talking a lot about the future direction of IT. We all chip in with thoughts and ideas at meetings, but I feel

Published on: October 7th, 2010 Computerworld Staff

There’s more to an IT career than technology

As IT roles move up the value chain, companies like Johnson & Johnson, State Street, W.W. Grainger, General Mills and Xerox are looking to hire smart, tech-savvy, collaborative business professionals for 20- or

Published on: September 9th, 2010 Julia King


A new niche IT job board where IT pros will have access to thousands of job opportunities is soon to be launched by technology publisher IT World Canada Inc. and online IT recruitment site JobServe

Published on: August 5th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Career turning points: Keep IT all about the users

A chance elective in college brought Jackie Lucas into IT, but a passion for people led her to become a CIO.Now VP and CIO of Baptist Healthcare System, Lucas has always had a

Published on: June 1st, 2010 Diane Frank

Leading from a Distance: What Managers Need to Know

In a market fraught with uncertainty, many companies have focused on cutting expenses and increasing productivity and efficiency as a way to stem market share losses and reverse downward sales trends. This often

Published on: December 10th, 2009 carl eidson

The truth about CIO tenure

Conventional wisdom has long held that CIOs should never say "Wait until next year," because that year often doesn't come for them. Everyone knows that CIO stands for Chief Information Officer, but in

Published on: December 10th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum